All health practitioners who undertake any form of practice in their respective profession(s) must have professional indemnity insurance (PII) arrangements that comply with the relevant registration standard, for all aspects of their practice.
Initial registration and annual renewal of registration requires a declaration that the health practitioner will not practice unless they have appropriate PII arrangements.
Revised PII arrangements registration standards have recently been approved for the chiropractic, dental, medical, medical radiation practice, nursing and midwifery, optometry, osteopathy, pharmacy, physiotherapy and podiatry boards all. See further details in the related news item.
These new standards were developed after a review of the existing standards, which included public consultation. The consultation report provides an overview of the consultation process, rationale for any changes and sets out the proposed way forward, including areas where further work is planned.
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